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[af-ter-taks, ahf-] /ˈæf tərˌtæks, ˈɑf-/
remaining after applicable taxes have been deducted:
a sharp decrease in her aftertax income.
Origin of aftertax
1950-55; adj. use of prepositional phrase after tax(es) Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • By raising aftertax wealth, the lower tax may induce some people to give more to charity.
  • In other words, the aftertax return to saving would be the same as the before-tax return.
  • In other words, employees' contributions come from aftertax dollars.
  • At that point, the large tax cut was designed to increase the aftertax reward to work effort, thus increasing the supply of labor.

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